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Project Objective

Students will practice observational drawing by adding details to their sunflower using oil pastels.

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Create beautiful sunflowers with semi moist tempera cakes and oil pastels.
  1. Place coffee filter onto paper using water.
  2. Using yellow and blue semi moist tempera cakes, paint on top of the coffee filters creating a ring of yellow and a center of blue.
  3. Paint any white paper left with blue paint (or other colors if available).
  4. Once dry, remove coffee filters. Add seeds, petals, stems, and leaves to the artworks with oil pastels.

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